Why Choose Rehabilitation Science at UB?

Position yourself for career success with our interdisciplinary approach to coursework, research and service.


Our research efforts complement our academic and clinical programs to provide you with comprehensive educational opportunities.


We keep our classes small to maximize your interaction with faculty and to facilitate active and involved exchanges with classmates.


In addition to professional advancement, you will realize opportunities for personal development through on- and off-campus events, activities and organizations.


Join the department’s research efforts to improve our understanding of the anatomical, physiological and psychosocial manifestations of disease, injury and disability, and to identify intervention strategies.

Fully Accredited Programs

The BS/MS program in occupational therapy at UB is accredited through the 2016-2017 academic year by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).
AOTA is located at: 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20824-1220; Telephone: 301-652-AOTA

The DPT program at UB was granted full accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) on May 2, 2001. The current accreditation is in place until 2017, at which point we will apply for continuing accreditation.
CAPTE is located at: APTA Department of Accreditation; 1111 North Fairfax St., Alexandria, VA 22314; Telephone: 1-800-999-2782